The Grammy Award-winning singer and former Wham! member George Michael has battled depression for many years.
Many were shocked and left reeling after Owen Wilson, famous for his easy going, hilarious characters, was in hospital after attempting to commit suicide. Read more to find out what caused his depression.
Despite having become one of Britain’s richest people since creating the Harry Potter series, J.K. Rowling admits she was once so depressed she considered committing suicide.
The comedian says his spirituality, a healthy lifestyle and the fact that he stopped taking prescription medication helped him immensely in his struggle with depression.
The pop star has had her fair share of pitfalls. And while anyone can be affected by depression, many mental health experts are blaming her early success and extreme media attention for her depression.
The 23-year-old singer was treated in a New York hospital last weekend after a suspected suicide attempt reportedly brought on by a devastating break up.
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Britney Spears is one of the most well-known names in pop culture today. However, it isn’t only her talent that called for media attention: the pop star has forged a public battle that forced her to seek treatment.
Adam ‘DJ AM’ Goldstein, who famously dated Lionel Richie’s daughter Nicole and was involved in a plane crash that killed several people last year, was found dead in his New York apartment. Alongside his body police reportedly found prescription medication as well as a crack pipe. After an extensive investigation, the coroner has now officially ruled the death an accident.